New JavaFX Script Demos Showcase Graphic Artist & Developer Collaboration
By jacki decoster on Jul 20, 2007
You may recall Sun demonstrating JavaFX
the 2007 JavaOne conference.
Script is a highly productive scripting language that enables content
developers to create rich media & content for deployment in Java
For a refresh on what JavaFX is, visit Jonathan's blog.
On the openjavafx site we've got 2 new demos that showcase the capabilities of JavaFX Script & the tie-in between graphic artists & developers.
Casual is an Instant Message (IM) client written in JavaFX. Cool thing about this is that it's WAY more visual than the typical IM client b/c a graphic artist created the artwork & then a programmer developed the application. Check out this screen shot:
SVG Translator allows graphic
artists to design content in Adobe Illustrator & for the first
time, the Illustrator file can be pulled into an SVG browser &
manipulated via JavaFX. Chris
has some comments on this demo as well. Here's an example of what it